How to Make a Blank Art Journal – Make Your Own Journal

Learn how to make two kinds of blank mixed-media journals


Learn how to make two kinds of blank mixed-media journals: one from upcycled cereal boxes and a sewn spine; the other with a hard cover book, scrap papers, duct tape, and a button closure. These simple journals are easy to create and are perfect for on-the-go journaling to capture all your creative endeavors.

Learn how to:
  • Deconstruct cereal boxes and hardback books
  • Sew paper signatures using waxed linen and binder’s needle
  • Create a spine with duct tape
  • Add a simple closure

What you’ll get:

  • Easy-to-follow class by expert instructor and artist DeVries Sokol on how to create a blank art journal
  • 3 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Step-by-step instruction and a detailed supply list
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students
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